Events

Tuesday, July 17

Stretchy Headbands

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) We'll use basic sewing skills to create fun, colorful headbands to wear! Please register.
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, July 18

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Art Appreciation 101

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
If you are a fan of art but uncertain on how to talk about it, this program is for you! Jeff Mishur, owner of Art Excursions, will discuss how to analyze how an artwork is 'built' out of colors, lines and similar visual components.
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Thursday, July 19

Little Chefs

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 2-3) Interested in cooking? We’ll make a recipe from a cookbook and get inspired to try more at home! If allergies are a concern, an ingredient list will be provided soon. Please register.
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Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Novel Thoughts

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Grades 4-6) Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks)! Copies of each month's book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. In July we'll be discussing Towers Falling by Jewel Parker Rhodes. Please register.
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Friday, July 20

Tinker Tots

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Ages 18 months-2 years) Join us for stories, music and sensory development activities that encourage your child to explore and create! Please register.
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Saturday, July 21

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

YA Luau

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Can't get to the beach? Come to a luau at LVDL! Celebrate summer with shaved ice, food, and fun! No registration required.

Monday, July 23

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Tuesday, July 24

Fun with Color

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
(Grades K-1) Using all different mediums, we'll explore and experiment with color mixing! Please register.
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Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library! No registration necessary. 18+.
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, July 25

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Thursday, July 26

One-on-One Counseling for Small Business

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 8:30pm
Joanne Osmond, Illinois Small Business Development Center, will be at LVDL for free, one-on-one counseling for small business owners. Call /847.543.2033 to schedule an appointment.

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Pet Projects

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Have a pet you want to pamper? Learn how to make a catnip pillow and no-bake doggy treats! If allergies are a concern, an ingredient list will be provided soon. Please register.
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